10 ‘Miss Rona’ buzzwords

What is a buzzword? It is a word or expression that has become fashionable within a specific period or context (the pandemic, in this case). 10 'Miss Rona Neologisms' ‘The Rona’ or ‘Miss Rona’, both commonly used to refer to the COVID-19, has brought…

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LOVE IS IN THE AIR!- TERMS OF ENDEARMENT IN ENGLISH

Show your love in English this February 14th with these terms of endearment. WHAT IS A TERM OF ENDEARMENT? They are those terms that we use to address our loved ones, such as ‘cari’ or ‘nene’ in Spanish or the famous ‘darling’ in English.…

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MAKE OR DO?

If you have doubts regarding when to use make or do, this is the perfect post for you! Trying to figure out whether to use MAKE or DO can often be difficult for Spanish students, given that in Spanish there’s just one verb to…

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12 SENTENCES TO INTERRUPT POLITELY

Would you like to sound more polite when you interrupt in a discussion or a meeting? Continue reading and find out how. HOW TO SOUND MORE POLITE IN ENGLISH (with Spanish translation) Whereas in Spanish there is a personal pronoun (usted) that indicates that…

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TELEPHONE ENGLISH WITH INFOGRAPHIC

Useful sentences to speak on the telephone in English. Below you will find sentences and expressions to both call and answer the telephone, including leaving and taking messages. At the end of the post you will find an infographic compiling all the information. It's…

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20 USEFUL COMMON COLLOQUIAL EXPRESSIONS IN ENGLISH

Do you ever feel that you don’t respond to what people tell you in English as naturally as you would in your own language? These 20 common colloquial expressions will help you to sort that out! (sort something out = arreglar). In English, as in…

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